ThinkAnalytics Announces Major New Wins in North America and Europe
-- Increases customer base to 35 with 15 new deals in the past six months
-- Reaches 80 million licensed subscribers worldwide
-- Boosts year-on-year revenue by 75 percent from Q1 to Q3 2012
LONDON and LOS ANGELES, Nov. 14, 2012
LONDON and LOS ANGELES, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --ThinkAnalytics^™, the
company behind the world's most widely deployed multiplatform TV Search &
Recommendations Engine, has increased its customer base by 75 percent over the
past six months with 15 new operator customers.
With a global customer base that now stands at 35 operators and more than 80
million licensed subscribers, ThinkAnalytics is benefiting from significant
traction and major new operator wins in North America as well as continuing
strong growth in Europe. The raft of new contract wins has boosted
year-on-year revenue by 75 percent for the nine months ending 30 September
"TV operators the world over now recognize that delivering personalized and
intelligent search and recommendations is the key to unlocking the full value
of their content libraries and linear TV for subscribers," said Peter
Docherty, Founder and Chief Technology Officer, ThinkAnalytics. "We're solving
a central paradox: despite ever-increasing content choices, many consumers
still perceive that 'there's nothing on'. Our explosive growth is a testament
to both the rising market demand, and the unmatched capabilities and
experience of ThinkAnalytics."
ThinkAnalytics' Recommendations Engine enables broadcasters and pay-TV
operators to deliver highly personalized TV recommendations that combine
multiple sources of data (e.g. linear TV consumption, VOD, DVR, Web, tablets,
mobile, social media, etc.), across screens in more than 10 languages.
ThinkAnalytics' customers include some of the world's largest pay-TV service
providers in Europe and North America, including new customers such as Liberty
Global, as well as BSkyB, Virgin Media, ITV, and Telenet.
ThinkAnalytics' Recommendations Engine was the first to market with proven
massively scalable solutions, including:
oThe industry's most comprehensive intelligent search and recommendations
platform, incorporating multiple automated techniques that go beyond
collaborative filtering for advanced personalization;
oLive TV programming recommendations across multiple platforms, including
set-top boxes and second screens, such as Web, mobile, tablets, OTT
oIntegrating Intelligent Navigation with multiple next-generation TV user
interfaces and program guides;
oSocial media interaction with the likes of Facebook, Twitter etc.; and
oRecommendations in more than ten languages.
The company provides recommendations that can be delivered to viewers through
any touch point, such as set-top box, Web, tablet, mobile, or email, from the
same centralized system. The platform goes beyond generic household-wide
content recommendations by offering individualized recommendations that are
customized for each member of the household. Additional information is
available at www.ThinkAnalytics.com.
ThinkAnalytics is the leading provider and most widely deployed real-time
personalized content and recommendations engine in the market today, bringing
together intelligent search with comprehensive media content recommendations.
ThinkAnalytics Recommendations Engine broadens customers' tastes with a unique
personalized experience for live linear TV, VOD and over-the-top, delivered
through multiple platforms including the set-top box, Web, IPTV, tablet,
mobile, and more. ThinkAnalytics' technology services more than 80 million
viewers, across 16 countries worldwide. ThinkAnalytics is a private,
employee-owned company. ThinkAnalytics is headquartered in the United Kingdom
with offices in London, Glasgow, Paris, and Los Angeles and has partnerships
with leading media corporations worldwide. For more information see:
Contact: Jeremy Pemble, JLM Partners, Inc. for ThinkAnalytics,
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